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11 May

The Houses of Parliament is hosting a number of late afternoon tours, with the opportunity to meet some of the highly-skilled members of the craft teams who conserve and maintain the furniture, furnishings and fabric of the building.

These 90 minute tours allow you to marvel at the...

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12 May

Discover restoration techniques at Pitzhanger Manor. Decorative painter Alasdair Peebles teaches visitors the chinoiserie painting techniques he used to restore the walls of Pitzhanger to their former Regency glory.

Pitzhanger Manor is an early 19th-century villa designed by leading...

<em>Edit Event</em> Discovering Chinese Traditional Painting Restoration and Splash-Watercolor Technique
9 May
10 May

Zheng Hui has 16 years’ experience in painting restoration, the framing and authentication of calligraphy works and paintings and the creation of traditional Chinese paintings. Here, he presents two techniques of traditional Chinese painting: painting restoration and splash-watercolor technique...

Lara Artemis

Lara has worked as an accredited library and archive conservator-restorer in London for nearly 25 years on collections held at the Wellcome Trust, British Library and National Archives. She is currently the Collections Care Manager responsible for the conservation and preservation of archive...Read more

Rian Kanduth

Rian Kanduth is a graduate of Conservation from the City & Guilds London Art School. Since graduating, Rian has specialised in all aspects of Gilding, working for English Heritage, The National Trust, the V&A Museum, Seven Dials, and Chateau De Moncla as well as a portfolio of private...Read more